mvp-partner-logo-2016The D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point Program provides comprehensive data from leading manufacturers to D-Tools SI software users at no charge to the user. D-Tools MVP members understand the importance of providing current, quality product specifications in order to better support their dealers in their client engagements. We would like to welcome our new and returning MVP Program partners, whose product data is available to all System Integrator users free-of-charge.


New MVPs

 

absolute-acoustics-logoSince 2003,  Absolute Acoustics® has been an industry expert in AV signal management and distribution. With a wide range of cables, speakers and electronics, our brand is present in thousands of residential and corporate installations, all over the world.

Absolute Acoustics® provides intuitive connectivity solutions that bridge the gap between rapidly advancing technology and real-world applications. Our products are carefully designed to meet the needs of custom installation professionals, delivering exceptional performance, reliability and simplicity. Our team is fully committed to deliver the best products, shopping, shipping and support experiences in our industry. As we move forward along the 21st century, this winning combination of product and service sustainsAbsolute Acoustics® as the forefront of AV distribution systems.

For more information, visit www.absoluteacoustics.com

 

bose-Logo-jpegBose Corporation was founded in 1964 by Dr. Amar G. Bose, then a professor of electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  Today, the company is driven by its founding principles, investing in long-term research with one fundamental goal: to develop new technologies with real customer benefits.  Bose® innovations have spanned decades and industries, creating and transforming categories in audio and beyond.  Bose products for the home, in the car, on the go and in public spaces have become iconic.  From the company’s home entertainment systems and Wave® music systems, to high-quality audio and noise cancelling headphones, digital music systems, Bluetooth® speakers and professional solutions, Bose has changed the way people listen to music.

Bose Corporation is privately held.  The company’s spirit of invention, passion for excellence, and commitment to extraordinary customer experiences can be found around the world — everywhere Bose does business.

For more information, visit www.pro.bose.com.

 

Canon logoCanon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean (excluding Mexico) markets. With approximately $31 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2015† and is one of Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies in 2016. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based consumer service and support for all of the products it distributes. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company’s RSS news feed by visiting www.usa.canon.com/rss and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact pr@cusa.canon.com.

 

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DISH Network Corp. (NASDAQ:DISH), through its subsidiaries, provides approximately 13.932 million pay-TV subscribers, as of June 30, 2015, with the highest-quality programming and technology with the most choices at the best value. Subscribers enjoy a high definition line-up with more than 200 national HD channels, the most international channels, and award-winning HD and DVR technology. DISH Network Corporation is a Fortune 250 company.

For more information, visit www.dish.com.

 

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Flexson specialises in accessories for SONOS, from wall mounts and floorstands to ColourPlay colour skins, the VinylPlay digital turntable and a range of Custom Install (CI) solutions.

Flexson is based in London, England and its products are available globally via a range of top distributors.

For more information, visit www.flexson.com

 

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Sony Electronics is a leading provider of audio/video electronics for consumer and professional markets. We have played a key role in the development of Blu-ray Disc, CD, DVD and Super Audio CD technologies, among many others. Today we produce and sell a wide range of high-performance goods including BRAVIA 4K televisions and the premium ES line of Hi Res Audio players, AV Receivers and 4K Home Theater Projectors.

For more information, www.sony.net

 


 

Returning MVPs

 

Active Thermal ManagementThe combination of more components in a typical home theater or commercial A/V installation, more channels and more power per channel in amplifiers, more components that are always on, and more systems located in enclosures has created a need for effective, quiet ventilation. Active Thermal Management offers a complete line of very quiet cooling systems to cover virtually any situation the installer or designer may come across, whether it’s a cable box in a drawer, 4 tall racks in an equipment room, or a credenza in a training room.

In business since 1999, in the A/V industry for decades, and with almost 100,000 systems sold, we have the products and the experience needed to solve consumer and commercial electronics thermal problems. Phone in a question, e-mail a JPEG of the installation, or fax a cocktail napkin sketch; you’ll get the support you need from ATM.

Whether you’re a systems integrator, installer, architect, contractor, or home theater enthusiast, the solution to yourthermal problem is as close as your phone or keyboard…

For more information, visit www.activethermal.com

 

KanexPro logoLeveraging our core strength in professional A/V products, KanexPro carries a complete selection of A/V connectivity needs. When planning digital installations you will find that we carry a broad line of A/V connectivity products enabling you to broadcast, extend, split, or multiply HD signal transmissions; simply and cost-effectively. With a complete assortment of A/V connectivity products, our product line includes HDMI matrix and VGA matrix switchers, HDMI and DVI extender solutions, HDMI splitters and amplifier solutions. In addition to the KanexPro Signal Division Products we offer a complete selection of High-resolution HDMI cables and adapters enabling flexible A/V choices.

For more information, visit www.kanexpro.com

 

Klipsch_Logo_Black-300x300In 1946 Paul W. Klipsch, inventor, acoustics pioneer and maverick, founded Klipsch Audio with the sole purpose of bringing the power, detail and emotion of the live music experience into his living room. Through the use of highly efficient speaker designs, handcrafted cabinetry and a thirst for real engineering breakthroughs – Klipsch, the great American loudspeaker company, was born in Hope, AR. Today, our diverse range of quality audio products includes speakers and headphones for almost any consumer and professional application – including cinema, whole-house, wireless, home theater and portable offerings. Honoring our founder’s legacy, Klipsch continues to be the legendary high-performance brand of choice for audiophiles and aficionados around the world. We are the Keepers of the Sound®. Klipsch Group, Inc. is a VOXX International Company (NASDAQ: VOXX).

For more information, visit Klipsch.com.